32 patients with mastectomy for breast carcinoma were assessed for functional and motion capacity of the upper limb. Each patient received appropriate rehabilitative therapy and the results are reported. The authors recommend early physiokinesitherapy so as to prevent muscle hypotrophy, joint impairment and shoulder pain.
|Number of pages||6|
|Journal||Medecine Biologie Environment|
|Publication status||Published - 1985|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology(all)